NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety

  • £1,100 + VAT

  • 27 weeks, 5 pm – 8.30 pm

This is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK with over 175,000 people having gained the award since it was launched in 1989. It is the leading health and safety qualification most requested by employers.

You may be able to access funding for this course via a Personal Learning Account (PLA). View this page to find out more.

The Certificate helps manage risks effectively and many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as a first step for a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview and is a sound basis for further professional study.

The course has 3 modules covering;

NGC1 – The Management of Health and Safety
GC2 – Controlling Workplace Hazards
GC3 – Practical Application

Units NGC1 and GC2 are taught units, each assessed by a two-hour written examination.

Unit GC3 is assessed by a two-hour practical examination.

The qualification is suitable for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues.

For those wishing to study at a higher level, you may progress to the NEBOSH Diploma or Masters qualification.

The Certificate helps them manage risks effectively and many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as a first step for a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview and is a sound basis for further professional study.

The course has 3 modules covering;

NGC1 – The Management of Health and Safety
GC2 – Controlling Workplace Hazards
GC3 – Practical Application

Units NGC1 and GC2 are taught units, each assessed by a two-hour written examination.

Unit GC3 is assessed by a two-hour practical examination.

The qualification is suitable for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues.

For those wishing to study at a higher level, you may progress to the NEBOSH Diploma or Masters qualification.

Queens Road South, Bridgend Industrial Estate, Bridgend

Queens Road Campus is situated on Bridgend Industrial Estate and supports many of our class-based Higher Education (HE) courses as well as being home to our Work-Based Learning team and Engage Training, the commercial training arm of Bridgend College.

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